Cork to receive up to €174,000 for heritage projects

Cork City and County is set to receive up to €175,000 in funding under the Built Heritage Investment Scheme and the Historic Structures Fund. Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cork South Central TD, Simon Coveney said: “New funding of up to €79,000 has been granted to Cork County Council for heritage projects here under the…

New road traffic management system for Cork Airport

Cork Airport, Ireland’s second busiest international airport, is introducing a new road traffic management system to facilitate growing passenger numbers. The measures include investment in an upgrade of the forecourt, improved access to car parks, improved signage, a new two-way road system to the Red Express car park and enhanced public transport lanes, all designed…

Fianna Fáil Councillor Padraig O’Sullivan seriously concerned following recent application for waste facility on Little Island

I am gravely concerned at a fresh planning application to Cork County Council for a Waste Transfer and Recycling Facility from Country Clean Recycling. The proposed site for this facility at Courtstown Industrial Estate on Little Island is, in my opinion, wholly unsuitable, as the area is already zoned for future residential development. I’m also…

Update on scheduled roadworks in Cork City

The following scheduled road works are in situ on the main arterial routes as agreed by An Garda Siochana and Cork City Council: The Jack Lynch Tunnel is closed for three nights – Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday – from 9pm to 4am to facilitate essential planned maintenance that must be undertaken by the tunnel operator…

Air France to increase capacity from Cork Airport by 24%

Cork Airport, Ireland’s second busiest and best-connected airport, today welcomes Air France’s expansion plans on its Cork-Paris service. From the start of the Winter season (October 28, 2018), Air France will increase capacity by 24% on its Cork-Paris service, adding an additional 336 seats per week. Air France began operating a daily flight between Cork Airport and Paris-Charles de Gaulle in May…